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- What's At Edmond Town Hall (full listing including movie listings and special events)
- February 16-22, 2018: "Coco"
- February 9-15, 2018: "A Bad Moms Christmas," Lovely Ladies of Comedy (Peters, Scotti & Grodin) and "Splendor in The Grass"
- February 2-8, 2018: "Ferdinand"
- January 26-February 1, 2018: "The Big Sick," Moms Night Out: "Bridesmaids" and The Avielle Foundation BrainStorm Experience
- January 19-25, 2018: "Daddy's Home 2,"Second Annual NEF Evening of Comedy, Sunday at The Sanctuary and Job Skills Forum
- January 12-18, 2018: "The Man Who Invented Christmas" and "Citizen Kane"
FRIDAY, JANUARY 19-THURSDAY, JANUARY 25
DADDY’S HOME 2
Rated PG * running time 1:40
($2 for senior citizens at Tuesday matinee)
Screenings Friday, 7 & 9:05 pm;
Sunday through Thursday, 7 pm;
matinees Saturday, 1 & 4 pm;
Sunday 4 pm; Tuesday, 1 pm
Starring Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg, Mel Gibson, John Lithgow & Linda Cardellini
Having finally gotten used to each other’s existence, Brad (Ferrell) and Dusty (Wahlberg) must now deal with their intrusive fathers (Lithgow and Gibson) during the holidays.
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Second Annual NEF Evening of Comedy
Saturday, January 20: 8-11 pm (VIP preshow party in Alexandria Room begins at 6, performances start at 8), tickets $50 (show only) and $75 (show and catered preshow party including cocktails, passed appetizers, and serving stations; these tickets must be purchased by January 19), performances by Keith Anthony, John Iavarone and Tony Liberati, event for ages 21 and over, all tickets include desserts, beer and wine, presented by and benefit for Newtown Education Foundation; newtowneducationfoundation.org.
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SUNDAY AT THE SANCTUARY:
PETS AND VETS 101
Sunday, January 21: 12-3 pm, free, workshops with veterinary and adoption experts, who will share tips for caring for dogs, cats, small mammals, domestic farm animals, and others, “Dogs and Cats 101” at noon (with Cornell University College of Veterinary Science), “Backyard Farm Animals” at 1 pm (with Dr Kim), and “Rescued Exotic Pets” at 2 pm (with Animal Embassy), hosted by The Catherine Violet Hubbard Animal Sanctuary, registration requested; cvhfoundation.org.
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JOB SKILLS FORUM
Thursday, January 25: 7-8:30 pm, free, job skills and career services experts will be available to offer advice to area residents on how to find success in job search efforts, including Stephen Romano (regional job center director, CT Department of Labor), Tom Long (vice president-communications and development, The WorkPlace), Scott K. Wilderman (president/CEO, Career Resources) and James Rascati (partner and director of organizational services, Behavioral Health Consultants, Hamden), co-hosted by State Senator Tony Hwang; 800-842-1421, Tony.Hwang@cga.ct.gov, SenatorHwang.com.